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Fri23Mar20185:00 pm Shoal Centre, 10030 Resthaven Drive, Sidney, BC V8L 3G4
Spring Reading Series: An Evening with Margriet Ruurs and Bill Gaston Margriet Ruurs' book "Stepping Stones" tells the story of Rama and her family who were forced to ﬂee from the dangers of civil war. Bill Gaston will read from his new book "A Mariner's Guide to Self Sabotage".
Thu29Mar2018Thu03May20181:00 - 3:30 PMUnitarian Hall, Nanaimo, 150 Townsite Rd
Ready to record the important events of your life, but need some encouragement? This 6-week class will provide an inspiring and supportive environment to get you started. A certified Guided Autobiography instructor will provide engaging exercises and themes to help bring your memories vividly to life.
Wed04Apr20187:00 pmPort Theatre, 125 Front St, Nanaimo, BC V9R 6Z4
Nanaimo and Ladysmith high school students read their poems from The Elder Project and Who We Are initiatives.
With Nanaimo Poet Laureate Tina Biello
Thu05Apr20188:00 - 9:30 PMCottage Bistro, 4470 Main Street
Award–winning novelist, journalist, and short story writer Timothy Taylor heads a terrific line–up of TWS alumni and new and emerging local authors, who will be sharing published and unpublished works of poetry, fiction, and nonfiction. Visit the website to see the full playbill.
Fri06Apr2018Sun08Apr20186:00 PM - 1:00 PMShatford Centre, 760 Main Street, Penticton
Starting a writing project, looking for a home for your writing, or setting new goals? Join us! What really sets our conference apart is access to the presenters: connect with authors, editors, and publishing professionals at breaks between sessions and during the meals and social events. Prepare to be inspired.
Wed11Apr20186:30 am90 Commercial Street Nanaimo, BC
A free workshop by professor George Opacic, full of tax tips for writers.
Sun22Apr201812:30 pm90 Commercial Street, Nanaimo, BC V9R 5G4
An opportunity to write, chat, and share. We're still deciding the best exercises for our little monthly gatherings, but as a group, we decide whether to do writing prompts, write our own projects, or discuss publishing and ideas. See you soon!
Fri04May20182:00 pmQUALICUM BEACH LIBRARY 660 Primrose Street Qualicum Beach
You are invited to a book launch and reading of Dorothy’s suspenseful and intriguing new novel. Copies available for purchase at the event.
For more information Contact: Dorothy Collins 250 752 8228
Fri11May2018Sun13May20183:30 pmSalmon Arm. Prestige Harbourfront Hotel, 251 Harbourfront Drive NE
“Join us on the shore of beautiful Shuswap Lake for three action-packed days of sharpening your skills in a variety of workshops and presentations. Talk to published & non-published writers. Meet new people; share your experiences over a coffee and discover how much you have in common. Network till your eyes cross!
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